Joseph Mallord William Turner

Kirkstall Abbey: The West Portal

1797

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 370 x 274 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01006
Turner Bequest XXXV 3

Catalogue entry

Other views at Kirkstall are on folios 5 recto and 12 recto (D01005, D01083; Turner Bequest XXXV 2, 81) of this book; those in the contemporary North of England sketchbook are Tate D00916–D00922 (Turner Bequest XXXIV 10a–16).
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram; inscribed by A.J. Finberg in pencil ‘Kirkstall Abbey. AJF | XXXV 3 | 141.3’.

Andrew Wilton
August 2010

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